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Rapunzel by DROPS Design

DROPS knitted slippers in ”Eskimo”.

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NOTE: This pattern is written in British English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inches - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in British and American English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in American English, please click here.
GARTER ST (back and forth on needle):
K all rows.

INCREASING TIP: Inc 1 st from RS by making 1 YO. Work YO into back of loop on return row to avoid a hole.
SLIPPER: Worked back and forth on needle from the toe towards the heel.
Cast on 12-13-14 sts on needle size 6 mm with Eskimo (leave approx 30 cm thread and use this to sew slipper tog afterwards). Insert a marker in st 4 and a marker in st 9-10-11. Work stocking st, AT THE SAME TIME inc 1 st on each side of both markers – SEE INCREASING TIP, and repeat the inc on every other row a total of 4 times = 28-29-30 sts. REMEMBER THE KNITTING TENSION!
When piece measures 9-10-11 cm work next row as follows: 7 garter sts, 14-15-16 stocking sts, 7 garter sts. Continue like this until piece measures 22-24-27 cm, cast off.

ASSEMBLY: Tighten slipper at the top and sew tog mid upper foot inside ½ st to where the garter st beg. Sew tog mid back, edge to edge to avoid a chunky seam.

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